You Have to Handle What Life Throws At You

You Have to Handle What Life Throws At You

The plans are in place for a beautiful wedding but suddenly life throws you a curve ball. There is no crying in wedding photography so what now? For Anna dn Joe, it meant (1) staying calm and (2) bringing the light!

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Small, But No Less Important

Small, But No Less Important

In this post, I offer you two truths about the cost of weddings and what happens when you opt to have a small one, as did Kristen and Chris: Spoiler alert: you live happily ever after.

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Jessica and Tate: Engagement Session at Cades Cove

Jessica and Tate: Engagement Session at Cades Cove

Jessica and Tate had their engagement session at Cades Cove in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, bringing along their two dogs. Sometimes putting in a little more effort to travel to a spot like this reaps great rewards by allowing for engagement pictures in a gorgeous setting.

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Love Lift Me Up: Kristen and Chris' Engagement Photos

Love Lift Me Up: Kristen and Chris' Engagement Photos

Loud metal music. The smell of steel and rubber. The sound of weights crashing. Can tenderness be found here? Hell, yeah, it can - check out Kristen and Chris’ engagement session. Engagement photos do not have to be walks through a sun dappled garden . . .

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Studio Portraiture and Maternity Photography: Alannah's Study

Studio Portraiture and Maternity Photography: Alannah's Study

Alannah and her lovely pregnant body allowed me to do a study of her in studio portraiture. It isn’t not your run-of-the-mill “photo shoot” but is that what you’re really looking for? Or do you want a work of art?

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Kayrin's Senior Session

Kayrin's Senior Session

Kayrin is getting ready for this Saturday's prom for the students at L&N STEM Academy, and graduation later on.  But back in October, we had a grand time doing her senior pictures.  They show a young woman of poise, beauty, and originality!

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Banishing Winter with Love's Warmth: Katelyn and Zach

Banishing Winter with Love's Warmth: Katelyn and Zach

They say if March comes in like a lamb it will go out like a lion, but the cold and rain proved no match for the warmth of Katelyn and Zachary's engagement session in Chattanooga.  Take a look at them!

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Mother and Child Study

Mother and Child Study

A recent study with Logan and her sweet boy, Joseph.  The goal was to capture a mother nursing her child in a classic and romantic way.  What could be a more intimate moment between a mother and her baby than when she is nourishing him?

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Portrait of a Bishop . . . and Friend

Portrait of a Bishop . . . and Friend

I am honored to have my work in the new Cathedral of the Most Sacred Heart of Jesus in Knoxville.  Maybe it's just a photograph but it was important to me that I capture a friend's spirit in his portrait.

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